The Teaching Resources collection includes resources for teaching practice and lesson planning. The collection is in the Adsetts Library on Level 3. The collection is in two parts:
Please evaluate resources in the collection for suitability before using them with children.
The Collection includes material for all ages, from nursery and first school up to and including sixth form. Some resources are also suitable for adult education.
Books on the theory and practice of teaching particular curriculum subjects are in the main collection at Dewey numbers 372-372.99
You will also find collections to support TESOL and university language courses nearby.
We try to ensure that our collections reflect the diversity of children that our trainee teachers work with.
Library Search allows you to refine your search by Library Location and by Collection. Scroll down in the left-hand sidebar until you see Library Location and select Adsetts Library. Scroll down again to choose Teaching Resources under Physical Collection.
Teaching Resource materials are shown in Library Search by the Location field and shelfmark. The first two letters of the shelfmark, TP or RP, shows which part of the collection an item belongs to.
Many schools subscribe to a schools' library service which you will be able to use to support your teaching during placement. Check with your school to find out what is available.
For example, the Sheffield Schools Library Service offers access to excellent resources. The collection has support for literacy through all school years and primary resources in all subjects. Many of the primary school resources may also be suitable for use at Key Stage 3.